|Location:||Heidelberg - Germany|
|Placed On:||18th February 2020|
|Closes:||12th April 2020|
About the team/job
EMBL is an international research organization covering many fields of modern biology, where dataset sizes are doubling every 18 months. EMBL’s data science centre provides expertise, advice, hands-on collaboration and training for scientists across EMBL, and is searching for an applied statistician. The position will be co-affiliated with the research group of Wolfgang Huber (www.huber.embl.org).
The consultancy engagements typically range all the way from brief high-level methodological advice to in-depth collaborations and solving novel statistical challenges emerging from new research data, methods and technologies. The emphasis of the position is on providing excellent service, in addition, it offers opportunities to make own research contributions.
The job holder will be expected to collaborate and interact with many scientists across EMBL and also with partner networks (Elixir, de.NBI). EMBL offers an international, interdisciplinary, and highly collaborative work environment.
You might also have
You enjoy team science and are enthusiastic about contributing your skills in a world-class research environment. EMBL holds the world’s most widely used biodata repositories and is one of the largest producers of data in molecular biology, and advancing data sciences is very much within the spirit of the institution. The advertised position also offers the opportunity to help shape future developments of data science and open science in biology, such as publication and communication best practices.
Why join us
EMBL is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer offering attractive conditions and benefits appropriate to an international research organisation with a collegial and family-friendly working environment. The remuneration package comprises a competitive salary, a comprehensive pension scheme, medical, educational and other social benefits, as well as financial support for relocation and installation, including your family and the availability of an excellent child care facility on campus. EMBL has a large thriving community of bioinformaticians, working in close collaboration with experimental scientists and with strong links to other local and international scientists and institutions.
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